An adaptation of Flora Thompson's autobiographical novel "Lark Rise To Candleford", set in 19 century Oxfordshire, in which a young girl moves to the local market town to begin an apprenticeship as a postmistress.

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Series cast summary:
...  Laura Timmins 40 episodes, 2008-2011
...  Adult Laura 40 episodes, 2008-2011
...  Dorcas Lane 40 episodes, 2008-2011
Fergus Drysdale ...  Frank Timmins 39 episodes, 2008-2011
Martha Murdoch ...  Ethel Timmins 39 episodes, 2008-2011
...  Emma Timmins 38 episodes, 2008-2011
...  Alf Arless 38 episodes, 2008-2011
Thomas Rhys Jones ...  Edmund Timmins 38 episodes, 2008-2011
...  Thomas Brown 37 episodes, 2008-2011
...  Twister Turrill 37 episodes, 2008-2011
...  Queenie Turrill / ... 36 episodes, 2008-2011
...  Pearl Pratt 36 episodes, 2008-2011
Sophie Miles ...  Sally Arless / ... 35 episodes, 2008-2011
Hope Yeomans ...  Lizzie Arless 35 episodes, 2008-2011
...  Robert Timmins 31 episodes, 2008-2010
...  Ruby Pratt 31 episodes, 2008-2011
...  Margaret Brown / ... 30 episodes, 2008-2011
...  Minnie Mude 29 episodes, 2009-2011
Harry Miles ...  Archie Arless / ... 23 episodes, 2008-2010
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An adaptation of Flora Thompson's autobiographical novel "Lark Rise To Candleford", set in 19 century Oxfordshire, in which a young girl moves to the local market town to begin an apprenticeship as a postmistress.

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Queenie(Linda Bassett) and Pearl Pratt(Matilda Ziegler) starred in Call the Midwife together. See more »

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In Series 1, the characters played by Sophie Miles and Harry Miles were called Tilda and Wally Arless, whereas in Series 2 and 3 they were called Sally and Archie Arless. See more »

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Twister Turrill: God must like a comely tune else we'd all be Germans.
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Referenced in Gavin & Stacey: Episode #3.2 (2009) See more »

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Delightful
11 March 2008 | by See all my reviews

I am really enjoying this series and do not want it to end, I believe the BBC are commissioning another series thank god. At last something to enjoy and look forward to on a Sunday night. Julia Sawahla is excellent and i really feel for her character and i hope she will be in the next series as it won't be the same. I have preordered the series from amazon and and i cannot not wait to receive it, The acting from all involved is brilliant right down to Dawn French. The set is Magnificent it almost makes you want to go back in time, the costumes especially that of the Pratt sisters are magnificent i love the way they wear the same clothes nearly all the time. Excellent and Delightful show.


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